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Dr Rene Stolwyk is a senior lecturer and clinical neuropsychologist, based at the Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.

A passionate scientist-practitioner, Dr Stolwyk enjoys working at the nexus of research, clinical practice and clinical education.  He has extensive clinical experience working in stroke rehabilitation, including at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London.

He is the founder and clinical lead of the Monash TeleNeuropsychology Service, a world first initiative using digital health technology to open up much needed neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation services to rural neurology patients throughout Australia.

Dr Stolwyk is convenor of the Clinical PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology training program at Monash University. He leads a team of highly-skilled educators providing excellence in clinical training to the next generation of Australian neuropsychologists.

From a research perspective, Dr Stolwyk leads the stroke and telehealth research theme within the Monash-Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre. He supervises a team of 12 research fellows, research officers and doctoral students and has published over 50 scientific works aimed at improving outcomes for survivors of brain injury. 

Research area keywords

  • Neuropsychological function
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Psychological measurement
  • Traumatic brain injury

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Projects 2010 2024

Research Output 2005 2019

Agreement between patients and nurses of neurobehavioral disability following stroke in an inpatient rehabilitation setting

O’Connell, E. L., Lawson, D. W., New, P. W. & Stolwyk, R. J., 29 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterizing on-road driving performance in individuals with traumatic brain injury who pass or fail an on-road driving assessment

Stolwyk, R. J., Charlton, J. L., Ross, P. E., Bédard, M., Marshall, S., Gagnon, S., Gooden, J. R. & Ponsford, J. L., 2019, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 41, 11, p. 1313-1320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access

Correction to: People with diabetes do not learn and recall their diabetes foot education: a cohort study (Endocrine, (2018), 62, 1, (250-258), 10.1007/s12020-018-1714-1)

Yuncken, J., Williams, C. M., Stolwyk, R. J. & Haines, T. P., 15 Mar 2019, In : Endocrine. 63, 3, p. 660-660 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Do stroke survivors agree with their clinicians on the extent of their post-stroke activity limitation and participation restriction?

Cameron, K. V., Ponsford, J. L. & Stolwyk, R. J., 15 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Neuropsychological Rehabilitation. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review